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The application to the Honors Program consists of an online application form, a letter of recommendation to the Honors Program, and an informational meeting. The Honors Program application is completely separate from the general University application. When you complete the online application form, you will need to provide the following information:

  • Contact Information
  • Name, title/position, employer, and email address of person submitting your letter of recommendation
  • “Who I Am” Essay
    Requirements: Write an essay that gives us a clear sense of who you are. Discuss how the following words (use any or all) apply to you in your academic, extra-curricular, community and/or personal experiences: innovative, impulsive, cautious, artistic, courageous, fearful, devout, skeptical, extroverted, introverted, leader, follower, compassionate, selfish, independent, team player, decisive, slacker, perseverant, flaky, outspoken, respectful, passionate, rational, inspirational, pensive, detailed, scattered, catalyst, meek, competitor, teacher, rebel. 4000 character maximum length (approximately 600 words).

Honors Program Application

If you are unable to complete an online application form, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement at 503.943.7857 to make alternate arrangements.

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